Traffic from Cork/Munster:
Traffic travelling Northbound on the M8 will exit at Junction 6 (Horse & Jockey) and proceed to
Thurles and onto Templemore and Roscrea on the N62. At Birr traffic will join the N52 travelling
northbound via Kilcormac and Blueball and onto the event site at Screggan, Tullamore.
Patrons on this route will park in the designated BLUE car parks on the left and right hand side
beside the event grounds.
Traffic from South East (Kilkenny):
Traffic travelling from Kilkenny/South East will travel North along the N77 via Durrow and Abbeyleix
before arriving at Portlaoise. Traffic will be directed left at Father Brown Road through Clonminham
and onto the N80 travelling towards Mountmellick. At Derryclooney Bridge, Mountmellick traffic
will be directed left and onto the R422 through Rosenallis and Clonaslee. At Cloonagh Cross traffic
will be directed right onto the R421 (Killurin Road). At Killurin Cross traffic will be directed left
towards the event site at Screggan, Tullamore and parking beside the event site.
Patrons on this route will park in the designated GREY car parks beside the event grounds at
Traffic from the South East (Carlow):
Traffic travelling from Carlow and the South East will travel on the N80 towards Portlaoise. At
Bloomfield Roundabout, Portlaoise traffic will be directed right onto Rathbrennan and onto Junction
16 (M7). Traffic will then turn left to the Heath and left again at the Wheel Inn pub (sign-posted
Portarlington). Traffic will proceed to Kennells Cross and be turned left and travel towards
Mountmellick town. All traffic will be directed through Mountmellick town and onto Tullamore via
Killeigh. Traffic will then proceed to parking beside the event grounds.
Patrons on this route will park in the designated YELLOW car parks beside the event grounds at
Traffic from Limerick, Kerry and Southwest:
Traffic travelling Northbound on the M7 will exit at Junction 26 (Nenagh South) and will proceed on
the N52 towards Borrisokane. In Borrisokane traffic will take the N62 (Signposted Portumna) and
after 5km traffic will turn right onto the R438 to Cloghan. In Cloghan traffic will turn onto the R357
before being directed to parking beside the event grounds.
Patrons on this route will park in the designated BROWN car parks beside the event grounds at
Traffic from Dublin:
Traffic from Dublin to use the M4/M6 Westbound to Junction 5 on the M6 (Kilbeggan) and then onto
the N52 towards Tullamore for 4km, where at Durrow turn right onto L2005 (passing GAA Pitch) and
travel for 2km, then turn left onto the R420 and travel for 2km to avail of a shuttle service to the
Patrons on this route will park in the designated PURPLE car park.
Traffic from the North:
Traffic travelling from the North will travel via Mullingar and onto the N52 towards Tyrellspass.
Traffic will be turned right into Tyrellspass Village and on to Kilbeggan Village via R446 (old N6).
Once through Kilbeggan Village turn left for Clara onto the R436. On the approach to Clara traffic
will turn left onto the L2009 before joining the R420 Tullamore to Clara Road. Traffic will then turn
right at Coolnahiley and be directed to parking beside the event grounds.
Patrons travelling this route will park in the designated PINK car parks beside the event grounds at
Traffic from the West
Traffic travelling from the West will exit M6 motorway at Junction 6 (Horseleap, Clara) and will be
directed towards Moate town. Traffic will then be directed left onto the Ballycumber Road. At
Ballycumber traffic will join the R436 (Ballycumber to Clara Road) before turning right on towards
Rahan Village. At Rahan Village traffic will be directed onto the L2011 towards the event site and
Patrons travelling this route will park in the designated GREEN car parks on the right hand side of the
L2011 just beside the event grounds at Screggan.
Traffic from Kildare/ Junction 15 M7
Traffic travelling Westbound along the M7 Motorway will exit at Junction 15 (Cappakeel), turning
right over the Motorway and onto the R445 (Old Dublin Road). At New Inn Roundabout traffic will
proceed through Emo Village and onto Kennells Cross where it will turn right and be directed to
Garryhinch Cross and onto Cloneygowan Village. Traffic will then follow the R420 to the event site.
Patrons travelling this route will park in the designated ORANGE car parks.